Say Goodbye to Summer at the Virginia Beach Convention Center

Monday, August 29, 2016

​As we transition from one season to the next,  the Virginia Beach Convention Center (VBCC) is hosting a variety of events to say goodbye to summer and welcome fall. More than 49,000 people are expected to join us for one or more of the following events: 

Public Events:

Sept. 2 – 4:                 2016 Rock n Roll Half Marathon 5K and Health and Fitness Expo

Sept. 10:                      Hamfest – Ham radio operators and enthusiasts 

Sept. 16 – 18:             Qi Revolution Seminar – learn about spirituality, healthy living and eating

Sept. 24 – 25:             Virginia Pet Expo – everything imaginable for your furry friend under one roof: from immunizations and toys to contests and exhibits

Sept. 24:                     Made in Virginia Trade Show – get your holiday shopping done early by picking up gifts that are uniquely Virginia  

Sept. 30:                     Realize the Brand within You! Conference with Daymond John (founder of FUBU and co-star of ABC's Shark Tank)

For more information on how you can book your organization's event, and for a complete list of all upcoming events, visit  

Virginia Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau (
Where the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay meet, Virginia Beach promises visitors a unique chance to "Live the Life." Nature at its finest, just-caught and just-picked local food, and toes-in-the-sand relaxation combine for a soul-satisfying experience. A world-renowned boardwalk, energetic downtown, state-of-the-art Convention Center, abundant parks and waterways, and mild weather give rise to an active lifestyle and flourishing local culture. The Virginia Beach CVB is responsible for promoting year-round leisure, business, meetings and conventions, international and sports travel to Virginia's most populous city. For media information and images, visit Follow Virginia Beach on Twitter at, Instagram at, Facebook at and Pinterest at

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